Ottawa announces bailout for Quebec to finically help increasing Asylum Seekers

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The province of Quebec is expecting 400 asylum seekers per day crossing into their province over the summer months.

Quebec officials asked the federal government for finically help as the huge number of illegals crossing will put a fincial burden on the province.

Via CTV:

Quebec Immigration Minister David Heurtel said he was pleased to hear Ottawa finally taking some action on the concerns he has been raising and also recognizing that his province has shouldered a significant burden due to irregular migration.

Transport Minister Marc Garneau, who chairs the task force, said he was also able to offer Quebec assurances that $74 million has been earmarked to reduce extensive backlogs that now exist for migrants to have their refugee claims processed.

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